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  1. ​Quiet, Please: How to Design Acoustics for an Open Plan Office

    Designing for sounds in a large work-space requires some careful planning.

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  2. Free: High-Resolution Textures for Your Architectural Renderings

    Texture.com's huge database of high-resolution textures spans an incredible range of building materials.

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  3. An Architect’s Guide To: Outdoor Lighting

    Illuminate the options on elegant outdoor accents and ambiance.

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  4. Laid Bare: 5 Stunning Projects Built Using Concrete Blocks

    Concrete blocks get a bad rap. Find out how how architects are rethinking this seemingly simple material.

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  5. Architectural Details: PES Architects’ Strait Culture and Art Centre

    China's newest landmark drew inspiration from local ceramics and jasmine blossom.

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  6. Designing For Earthquakes: 7 Buildings That Guard Against Seismic Activity

    These projects blend contemporary design with seismic-sensitive principles.

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  7. Before and After: One Architect’s Radical Transformation of His Parents’ Italian Home

    "Gentle Genius" is one of the most dramatic residential renovations in recent times.

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  8. Digital Architecture for a Digital Age

    Computational design is changing the way we build.

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  9. Luminaries: 7 Lighting Designs by Hadid, Gehry, Kuma and More

    These architect-designed pendant lights are works of art in their own right.

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  10. How to Create Truly Solar-Powered Architecture

    With a façade encased in over 12,000 solar tiles, the Copenhagen International School pushes well beyond carbon-neutrality.

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Architects have made architecture too complex. We need to simplify it and use a language that everyone can understand.

Toyo Ito